E-news Archives

Mercy E-News is published each Wednesday, 48 weeks each year and distributed to subscribers via email. Each week's issue is automatically archived on this page.


November 22, Edition 750

The Holon, the Butterfly and the Global Heart: An Exploration of Symbols |  The Season of Advent (3-24 December) |  MIA Prayer Intention: Praying with Pope Francis for Peace in South Sudan and DRC |  Registration Opens for the 2018 Young Mercy Leaders Pilgrimage |  Report from Mercy Under 60s |  16 Days of Activism against Gender Violence |  12 December: Foundation Day at Baggot Street |  'An Historic Moment'- Report from ISMAPNG - Meeting of Mercy Asia Pacific Leaders and Teams' |  Summary of MIRP in Griffith, NSW (ISMAPNG) |  Establishment of the Center for Faith and Spirituality and Mandala Sand Painting Exhibit (Americas) |  The Reach of Mercy Hands (Americas) |  An Ecological Reading of Matthew's Gospel: Part 10 (ISMAPNG) |  Our Home, Puerto Rico (Americas) |  Further Resources |  Feast of Christ the King Year A (Matthew 25:31-46) |  16 Days of Activism against Gender Violence (25 November - 10 December) |  How to: Delete your Google history |  On This Day |  19 3D Touch Tips That Will Change How You Use Your iPhone  |  The Poor | 

November 15, Edition 749

Prayer Intention: World Day of the Poor |  Events Celebrating 25 years of MIA |  Resources Recommended by MIA-MGA at the UN |  Charity Sermons and Bazaars: Catherine's Fundraising Efforts for Mission |  Young Mercy Leaders 2017 Report back on Action Plans |  Statement from the Sisters of Mercy of Australia, Papua New Guinea & Nga Whaea Atawhai o Aotearoa Sisters of Mercy New Zealand |  Creativity - A Key Step in Mercy's Dance (Aotearoa New Zealand) |  Mercy Educators from Around the World Gather in Omaha to Discuss, Respond to Racism (The Congregation) |  Her Clean Water Campaign Started with a Summer Trip (Americas) |  Mercy Partners (Australia) |  'Hurra for Foundations' (Newfoundland) |  Further Resources |  On This Day |  Rowing into the Deep |  Sisters of Mercy North Sydney |  Ordinary Time 33A (Matthew 25:1-13) |  Google's New Pixel Buds: Headphones and Language Translators |  Words of Mercy | 

November 08, Edition 748

Invitation to Commemorate the first World Day of the Poor on Sunday, 19 November |  Final Reminders: Remembrance Day Celebrations at MIC |  Reports in 'Further Resources' Section |  Catherine's Canonisation Cause: Gratitude for Prayers |  MIA Prayer Intention: Shooting Victims in Texas |  Report from 'Springs of Life' Group (ISMAPNG) |  Parish Initiative Provides Opportunity for MIRP Stage 4 Action (The Congregation) |  Tribunal Office Director Receives National Award (Americas) |  Religious Formation Conference to Honour Mary Pat Garvin rsm (Americas) |  Latest Issue of MAST Now Available (Americas) |  Scripture with Kathleen Rushton rsm (Aotearoa New Zealand) |  Further Resources |  Ordinary Time 32A (Matthew 25:1-13) |  New resource: 'Our Name is Mercy, our Spirit is Compassion': CD of Music by Elaine Deasy rsm |  Sacred Heart College Geelong, Victoria |  On This Day |  Too many WhatsApp images, videos making your phone slow and full? Here is a fix |  Words of Mercy | 

November 01, Edition 747

Mercy on Mission in Monsefu, Peru (Newfoundland) |  MIA Prayer Intention: All Souls (2 November) |  The NGO Committee to Stop Trafficking in Persons (CSTIP) Produces Educational Advocacy Sheets |  Special Prayer Intention: COP 23 (6-17 November) |  Overview of Field Visits to Western and South Central Provinces, 5-14 October |  Remembrance Day at Baggot Street: Mass Leaflet Available |  Catherine's Canonisation Cause: Prayer Requests |  Preparing for the first World Day of the Poor (19 November) |  MIRP 6 Month Update: 8 Invitations |  Mercy Responds to Environmental Threats (Americas) |  Refuse, Reduce, Refill, Reuse, Recycle, Reconsider: The Recycling Mantra (ISMAPNG) |  Further Resources |  On This Day |  Ordinary Time 31A (Matthew 23:1-12) |  Mercy Moments No. 44: 'We are all Called to be Saints' |  12 Incredibly Useful Things You Didn’t Know Google Maps Could Do |  Reflection: Pope Francis at '(Re)Thinking Europe Conference' |  Mercy Law Resource Centre, Dublin Ireland | 

October 25, Edition 746

Mercy Global Presence a Focus of Mercy Asia Pacific Leaders' and Teams' Meeting |  MIA Prayer Intention: Working for Mercy & Justice |  Remembrance Day at Baggot Street: Final Arrangements Now in Place |  NGO Mining Working Group Sub-committee Meetings |  Catherine's Canonisation Cause: Prayer Requests |  Marilyn Lacey rsm Awarded the 2017 Opus Prize (Americas) |  Sister of Mercy Receives National Honor in Guyana (Americas) |  Walking the Way in Mercy (North Sydney) |  Pondering the Future for Our Institute as We Move Towards the General Chapter (GB Institute) |  An Ecological Reading of Matthew's Gospel: Part 9 (ISMAPNG) |  Music for the Suscipe (Americas) |  Further Resources |  Ordinary Time 30 A (Matthew 22:34-40) |  On This Day |  Stella Maris, Maryland, USA |  The Internet Archive |  Words from Catherine |  All Occasion Notecards by Judy Ward rsm | 

October 18, Edition 745

Global Week of UN Observances Offers Us More Opportunities for Reflection & Action |  MIA Prayer Intention: for Missionaries |  MIA- MGA at the UN Co-Sponsors and Participates in Trafficking Side-Event |  Preparing for 11 November, Remembrance Day |  Special Prayer Intention: Impact of Ex-Hurricane Ophelia |  For 200 Women, the Start of a New Life (Americas) |  Sister of Mercy Named a Modern Hero (Americas) |  Scripture with Kathleen Rushton rsm (Aotearoa New Zealand) |  Scripture Institute Named after Sister of Mercy (Americas) |  Further Resources |  MECPATHS - Mercy Efforts to Counter Child Prostitution and Trafficking in the Hospitality Sector |  Refugee Republic: Experience Life Inside Domiz Refugee Camp |  Ordinary Time 29 A (Matthew 22:1-14) |  On This Day |  Reflection: Our Daily Bread |  Words of Mercy | 

October 11, Edition 744

Celebrating 25 years of Mercy International Association: 1992-2017 |  MIA Prayer Intention: Prayer for MIA |  Brief Report on Opposing Human Trafficking October Conference Call Meeting  |  Special Prayer Intention: Those Affected by Fires in California |  Catherine's Canonisation Cause: Prayer Requests |  International Day of the Girl Child |  Salve Unites in Mercy (Americas) |  Environmental Refugees and Human Trafficking (Americas) |  Mercy Day Celebrations at Monte (North Sydney) |  Maria College Kicked Off Mercy Week Celebration with Catherine McAuley Statue Unveiling (Americas) |  Season of Creation Ends: Our Commitment Continues (Parramatta Congregation) |  Further Resources |  On This Day |  How to Connect a Laptop to a TV |  Words of Mercy |  Mount de Sales Academy |  Pope Francis Reflecting on the Miraculous Healing of the Son of the Widow of Nain |  Ordinary Time 28 A (Matthew 22:1-14) | 

October 04, Edition 743

Concluding the Season of Creation while Continuing our Commitments from MIRP |  MIA Prayer Intention: Concluding the Season of Creation |  Special Prayer Intention: Victims of Mass Shooting in Las Vegas |  Reminder: Mercy Pilgrimage: Focussing on the Education Tradition within Mercy |  Angela Reed rsm Attends the 5th Thematic Session on Migration in Vienna, Austria |  'Catherine, September 24th and Our Lady of Mercy' (ISMAPNG) |  Hope a Key Theme for OLMC Parramatta's Mercy Day 2017 (Parramatta) |  Civic Action Plan Strengthens Commitment to University Mission (Americas) |  Saint Joseph’s College Announces Launch of Institute for Local Food Systems Innovation with $4 million in Funding (Americas) |  MercyCare Oration 2017 puts Focus on Remarkable Real Life Story of Saroo Brierley (ISMAPNG) |  Heritage Open Days at St Mary’s Convent, Handsworth (Gt Britain) |  Further Resources |  Feast of St Francis Video Reflection |  On This Day |  What Powers the World? Interactive Map |  Colegio Santa Ethnea, Buenos Aires, Argentina |  Ordinary Time 27 A (Matthew 21:33-43) |  New Mercy Resource: The Master Puzzler | 

September 27, Edition 742

Mercy Day a Great Celebration at Home (Baggot Street) & Across the Mercy World |  Mercy Pilgrimage: Focussing on the Education Tradition within Mercy |  Summary of September Conference call with Cosmology / Eco-justice Group |  MIA Prayer Intention: for People and Places Devastated by Hurricanes, Earthquakes & Typhoon; Threatened by Volcano |  Special Rapporteur calls for a Human Rights Framework for Water and Sanitation in the SDGs |  Circle of Mercy Celebrates 20th Anniversary (The Congregation) |  Celebration of 100 Years: Presence of Sisters of Mercy on Bell Island (Newfoundland) |  ILT Continues to Support Youth in Climate Lawsuits (Americas) |  Moving forward to General Chapter 2018 (GB Institute) |  Further Resources |  Reflection: A Grateful Day |  Ordinary Time 26 A (Matthew 21:28-32) |  Worldometers |  On This Day |  Words from Catherine |  Mercy Iowa City | 

September 23, Edition 741

Final Reminder: How to Participate in the Mercy Day Mass at Baggot Street on Sunday, 24 September 2017 via Livestream |